The University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center is an international center of excellence providing comprehensive patient and professional education, expert diagnosis and treatment for both children and adults, groundbreaking bench and clinical research, and active leadership in advocacy efforts. The Celiac Disease Center is part of the University of Chicago, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
In addition to conducting leading research and providing education and patient services for celiac disease, The University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center consists of a network of doctors who specialize in neurology, infertility, thyroid disease, dermatology, diabetes, cancer, and other diseases and disorders that are often associated with celiac disease. These specialists collaborate to offer comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of the disease.
The University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center is led by the medical director and executive director and is supported by a talented and diverse advisory board consisting of doctors, dietitians, nurses, business people, and lay people, each of whom has a special interest in celiac disease and is dedicated to the mission of the organization.
Since its founding, The University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center has directly assisted more than 100,000 people throughout the United States. The University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center continues to advance, maintaining its status as a leading authority on celiac disease.